Uno Videkind Sandberg

Alias Uno Widekind Sandberg

Born 5.05.1889

Place Helsingfors (Helsinki), Finland

Ethnic origin Finnish

Religion Church of England

Mother Jennie Wegelius


Wife Ivy Mercy Sandberg (nee White), married 1916

Arrived at Australia
from Sweden
on 28.12.1912
per Favell
disembarked at Newcastle

Residence before enlistment Sydney

Occupation 1918 temporary storeman, 1923 upholsterer

service number 9768
enlisted 6.08.1915
POE Holdsworthy, NSW
unit 1st Field Ambulance
rank Private
place Western Front, 1917
final fate RTA 26.09.1917
discharged 25.11.1917 MU

Naturalisation 1918

Residence after the war Sydney

Died 30.11.1923 Grafton, NSW


Digitised naturalisation (NAA)

Digitised service records (NAA)

Digitised Embarkation roll entry (AWM)

Blog article



Newspaper articles

Foreigner's death. 'A sleeping draught'. - Daily Examiner, Grafton, NSW, 1 December 1923, p. 4

A digger's funeral. - Daily Examiner, Grafton, NSW, 3 December 1923, p. 4

Returned soldier's death. 'Poisoning by phosphorus'. - Daily Examiner, Grafton, NSW, 8 December 1923, p. 6